Capability Sustainment Manager

Last update 2024-02-26
Expires 2024-03-26
ID #2028794371
300,000 NZ$
Capability Sustainment Manager
New Zealand, Manawatu-Wanganui, Whanganui,
Modified February 13, 2024


Mo te tunga | About the role The Materiel Support Wing Business Performance Team was established to work through long term support requirements and initiatives for the Ohakea Aircraft Fleets.

Working within this team, the Capability Sustainment Manager has the following key responsibilities: * Provide quality assessments of aeronautical Through Life Support.

* Pro-active shaping of the obsolescence in-service management practices, such as data capture, analysis, risk reporting and recommendations.

* Make recommendations and provide technical advice to key stakeholders within NZDF.

* Support the constantly evolving requirements and ongoing long term/strategic considerations.

* Act as liaison/ intermediary both internally and externally to support ongoing commercial requirements.

Once you have undergone training and are up to speed, there is the option of flexible working arrangements depending on your schedule.

Nga pukenga me nga wheako | Skills and Experience Along with having considerable aeronautical experience and understanding of aircraft maintenance requirements, you will need to have the following: * National Certificate in Aeronautical Engineering (Applied Skill) Level 4.

* Working knowledge of the principles of technical airworthiness principles and aviation standards.

* Logistics and obsolescence management experience.

As a highly effective communicator you will be both experienced and skilled in stakeholder and relationship management , both internally and externally, and building trust with others in an advisory capacity.

Mo matou | About Us Defence Logistics Command (DLC) supports the NZDF by providing logistics (maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO)), most supply chain and warehousing operations, commercial services and shared services to the single Services and HQ Joint Forces NZ.

The DLC support role is summarised by "feed, fuel, fix, arm, move, procure, pay".

DLC provides logistics policy and advice internally to the NZDF and externally to NZDF's stakeholders on a Whole of Government basis.

Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand.

As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice.

Nou te rourou | What's in it for you NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, or family circumstances.

In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with: * Great benefits for you and your family.

* Full time ongoing work.

* Fully funded life cover up to $300,000.

* Discounts Handbook for selected retail, entertainment and service providers.

* 5 weeks annual leave per year.

* Flexible working environment and positive culture.

* Opportunities for career development.

Me pehea te tuku tono | How to Apply To view the Position Description and to Apply, please use the links on this page.

Please note: * Applicants will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug screening test prior to any offer of employment being made.

* If you are an existing NZDF employee (excluding contractors) you must apply through our Internal Vacancies site, via the HR Toolkit.

Applications close on Monday 12 February 2024.

Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for.

The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows: Higher level Security Clearance * most preferably a NZ citizen who has resided continuously in this country for the last 10 years, OR * is a citizen of, and/or has resided continuously in one or more of the following countries for the last 10 years: either Australia, Canada, NZ, UK or the USA; and has a background history that is verifiable and can be assessed as appropriate by the NZSIS towards a recommendation of suitability for a security clearance at a higher level.

If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Capability sustainment manager

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